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Key Features 16:9 Full HD 1080p Resolution Panel (1920x1080) Dynamic Contrast Ratio: 50,000:1 BRAVIA Engine 2 fully digital video processor Motionflow 120Hz technology USB with photos and music BRAVIA Link compatibility 7 HD Inputs (HDMI x4/ Component x2/ PC x1) BRAVIA Sync capable3 ACE (Advanced Contrast Enhancer) Light Sensor technology 24p True Cinema capable Favorites Menu VESA compatible hole spacing ATSC /NTSC tuner with QAM4 Key Technologies

40" BRAVIA V Series LCD TV

16:9 Full HD 1080p Resolution Panel (1920x1080) 16:9 Full HD 1080p resolution panel (1920x1080)
accepts any HDTV signal and renders it with optimum resolution, so you can take full advantage of Blu-ray Disc players and Sony PLAYSTATION 3 entertainment systems that can deliver 1080p content.

Dynamic contrast Dynamic contrast involves real-time image processing that results in deep blacks
in darker scenes, as well as fine details in shadows and other dark areas of the picture for a difference you can truly see.

Motionflow 120Hz technology Motionflow 120HZ technology doubles the frame rate to help
remove judder in film sources, HD content, and broadcast movies and primetime programming, creating smoother, more fluid motion that delivers a natural and realistic viewing experience.

BRAVIA Engine 2 fully digital video processor The BRAVIA Engine 2 fully digital video processor
uses a collection of unique Sony technologies to significantly reduce noise, enhance overall image detail, and optimize contrast so every scene produces sharp, vibrant, life-like images and color.

HD input x 7 Get versatile HD connection options with seven HD inputs. Four HDMI inputs (up to
1080/60p capable)1 let you connect a Sony PLAYSTATION 3 entertainment system, Blu-ray Disc player, or any other HDMI-capable equipment and get uncompressed digital video and multichannel digital audio on a single cable. An HD component input and an HD combo input (1080/60p capable) provide added HD-capable connectivity, and a PC input2 (HD-15 pin) offers the added versatility of using your HDTV as a computer monitor.

USB with photos and music Connect your camera, USB-enabled MP3 player, or USB storage device
directly to your HDTV's USB input to view photos on the big screen or listen to your favorite MP3s.

BRAVIA Link compatibility BRAVIA Link compatibility expands your HDTVs capabilities by letting you
connect optional BRAVIA Link modules, including the BRAVIA DVD Link, BRAVIA Wireless Link, and BRAVIA Input Link (all sold separately).

Closed Captions (CC): Analog, Digital On-Screen Display: Traditional Finish (Surface Color): Piano Black BRAVIA Link Module support: DMX-DVD; DMX-WL1; DMX-SW1 Viewing Angle (Up/Down): 178 (89/89) On-screen Contrast Ratio: 5,000:1 (typ) Dynamic Contrast Ratio: 50,000:1 (typ) Screen Size (measured diagonally): 40" Native Resolution: 1920 x 1080 Display Resolution: 1920 x 1080p (Full HD) Panel Bit: 8-bit Aspect Ratio: 16:9 Color Range (u'v'): 90 % of NTSC Color Range (xy): 72% of NTSC

40" BRAVIA V Series LCD TV

Weight: 41 lbs. (18.6kg) with pedestal; 37.3 lbs. (16.9kg) without pedestal Measurements: 38 7/8 x 27 x 10 3/4 in (987 x 684 x 271mm) with pedestal; 38 7/8 x 25 1/8 x 3 3/4 in (987 x 638 x 93mm) without pedestal

Supplied Accessories
Remote Control RM-YD028 Batteries (Type AA x2) AC Power Cord (attached) Screws (4) for pedestal Operating Instructions Quick Setup Guide Warranty Card Table Top Stand (separate, pre-assembled)

Backlight Type: CCFL Display Device: LCD

Video Processing: BRAVIA Engine 2 Technology CineMotion Reverse 3:2 Pulldown Technology: Yes Game Mode: Yes Wide Mode: Full, Normal, Wide Zoom, Zoom, Full Pixel 3D Comb Filter: Yes Auto Wide: Yes 4:3 Default: Yes 24p True Cinema Technology: Yes Picture Mode: Vivid, Standard, Cinema, Custom, Photo-Vivid, PhotoStandard, Photo-Original, Photo-Custom Advanced Contrast Enhancer (ACE): Yes Motionflow Technology: Motionflow 120Hz

TV System
Tuner (Cable): Clear QAM Tuner (Terrestrial): ATSC / NTSC Channel Coverage: VHF: 2-13 UHF: 14-69 CATV (analog): 1-135 CATV (digital) : 1-135 TV System (Analog): M Number of Tuners (Digital): 1(Hybrid) TV System (Digital): ATSC Color System: NTSC

Optional Accessories
SU-WL500 Wallmount Bracket BRAVIA DVD Link BRAVIA Input Link BRAVIA Wireless Link UPC Code: 027242752962 1. HDMI connector required and sold separately. 2. Limited to resolutions supported by both the PC and the Sony HDTV or is it HDTV. See Sony TV user's manual and PC documentation for the supported resolutions. 3. Works with other BRAVIA Sync or Theatre SyncTM labeled home audio/video products when connected via HDMI. 4. Check with your local TV station or cable company for details on accessing or subscribing to HD content. 2009 Sony Electronics Inc. All rights reserved. Reproduction in whole or in part without written permission is prohibited. Sony, HDNA, BRAVIA Sync, BRAVIA Engine, BRAVIA Theatre Sync, Cyber-shot, Light Sensor, Handycam, Motionflow, 24p True Cinema, Full HD 1080p and their respective logos are trademarks of Sony. PlayStation is a trademark of Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. Blu-ray Disc is a trademark. HDMI and the HDMI logo are trademarks of HDMI Licensing LLC. ENERGY STAR is a registered mark owned by the U.S. government. All other trademarks are trademarks of their respective owners. Features and specifications are subject to change without notice. Non-metric weights and measures are approximate and may vary. Lamp in this product contains mercury. Disposal of these materials may be regulated due to environmental considerations. For disposal or recycling information, please contact your local authorities or the Electronic Industries Alliance (

Video Signal: 1080/60p (HDMI / COMPONENT), 1080/60i, 1080/24p (HDMI ONLY), 720/60p, 480/60p, 480/60i

Digital Amplifier: Standard Auto SAP: Yes Auto Mute (on no signal): Yes Steady Sound Automatic Volume Control: Yes Audio Out: Fixed Stereo System: MTS Dolby: Dolby Digital (for broadcasting) Alternate Audio (Digital): Yes SRS: SRS TruSurround XT Sound Mode: Clear Voice, Dynamic, Custom, Standard

Audio Power Output: 20 W (10 W X 2) Speakers (Total): 2 Speaker Configuration: 2.0

Inputs and Outputs

Component Video (Y/Pb/Pr ) Input(s): 2 (Rear) (1 Fix / 1 Selectable) Composite Video Input(s): 2 (1 Side / 1 Rear (Selectable)) Digital Audio Output(s): Optical Digital Output - 1 (Rear) RF Connection Input(s): 1 (Rear) S-Video Input(s): 1 (Side) Analog Audio Input(s) (Total): 5 (2 Side, 3 Rear) Audio Out: 1 (Rear) HDMI Connection(s) (Total): 4 (3 Side /1 Rear)

Channel Jump: Yes Favorite Channel: Standard Multiple Language Display: English, Spanish, French Info Banner: PSIP, XDS Sleep Timer: Yes Input Skip: Manual Channel Surf: Yes Channel Block (with password): Yes Edit Channel Labels: Yes Label Inputs: Yes ID-1 Detection: Yes On/Off Timer: Yes USB Application(s): Photo Viewer (JPEG), Music Player (MP3) Theatre Mode (Theatre Button): Yes Show/Hide Channels: Yes Auto Shut-off: Yes BRAVIA Sync : Yes Parental Control: Yes BRAVIA Sync Menu Button: Yes (on remote control) Channel Labels: Yes Auto Photo Mode: Yes (via USB) On-Screen Clock: Yes Picture Adjustments Lock: Yes White Balance: RGB Gain/Bias Start Up BRAVIA Logo Display: Yes Favorites Menu: Graphic

PC In (D-Sub) + Audio In (Stereo Mini): 1 (Side) see owner's manual for supported timings USB 2.0: 1 (Side) HDMI PC Input: Yes (see owner's manual for supported timings) S-Video Detection: Yes AC Power Input: 1 (Rear) Analog Audio Input(s) for HDMI : 1 (Rear) USB 1.1: 1 (Rear) (Service only)

Power Consumption (in Standby): Less than 1W Power Requirements (voltage): AC 120V Power Requirements (frequency): 60HZ Power Consumption (in Operation) max.: 200 W (max)

Regulation and Standard Compliance

VESA Hole Spacing Compatible: Yes VESA Hole Pitch: 300X300 M6/12-16MM

Service and Warranty Information

Limited Warranty Term: 1 Year Labor / 1 Year Parts Online Instruction Manual (Reference Book): Yes

Energy Saving & Efficiency

LightSensor Technology: Yes Power Saving Modes: Yes Energy Star compliant: Exceeds Energy Star Version 3.0 Eco Settings: Yes Dynamic Backlight Control: Yes Backlight Off Mode: Yes

Viewing Angle (Right/Left): 178 (89/89)

PC Power Management: Yes Estimated Annual Energy Consumption (kWh): 284.96 kW Power Consumption (On Mode) for Energy Star: 155 W Power Consumption (Standby Mode) for Energy Star: 0.30 W

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